Power Women 232: Power Women 232 is a network of women professionals in Sierra Leone. The network aims to bring professional women and entrepreneurs together to promote career advancement and development in all fields, through networking, leadership development, social events and community service. One of their major events in 2019 was the Annual Networth Ball.
ECOFEST 2019: The Oscars of the year was the 3rd edition of ECOFEST, which sold out to over 70,000 at the Siaka Stevens Stadium on the 29th November 2019. The show was headlined with the East African giant, Diamond Platnumz and Nigerian comedian Basket Mouth. It was without doubt the biggest entertainment event in Africa, which doubled the O2 Arena in London in terms of attendance.
Hands off Our Girls Campaign: An initiative of the country’s First Lady, Madam Fatima Maada Bio, aimed at creating an awareness of “Girls being girls not mothers or sexual slaves.” One of their events was held in the country’s diamondiferous city, Koidu city, Kono on 12th October, 2019. Pujehun, where women and girls are reported to be extremely vulnerable, the First Lady was there in 2019 with the same campaign.
AWOL 2019 Awards: The All Works Of Life started in 2001. By 2002 they launched the National Achievement Awards which has remained a way of honoring institutions and individuals for their contribution to nation building.